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Table 4.6c
Among children under age 18 who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 6 months, percent whose health providers always explained things clearly, Medicaid, by State, 2004 and 2005
  2005 2004
  Explained to parent Explained to child Explained to parent Explained to child
State Percent Standard error Percent Standard error Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
Arkansas 69.3 2.3 57.2 3.1 DNC DNC DNC DNC
California DNC DNC DNC DNC 57.7 0.5 54.8 0.7
Colorado 74.6 1.9 68.5 2.6 71.0 1.3 61.4 1.8
Connecticut 76.9 1.9 68.1 2.5 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Florida 81.1 0.9 72.0 1.4 80.2 0.9 71.0 1.4
Hawaii 70.4 1.3 63.8 1.6 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Kansas 75.0 0.9 64.6 1.2 69.4 1.7 56.2 2.2
Maryland 76.9 0.6 68.2 0.9 78.5 0.7 69.7 1.0
Massachusetts DNC DNC DNC DNC 74.0 1.1 69.7 1.5
Michigan 70.3 0.7 60.9 1.0 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Missouri 76.7 1.2 66.2 1.7 DNC DNC DNC DNC
New Mexico 75.4 1.1 68.2 1.4 76.5 1.1 66.2 1.5
New York DNC DNC DNC DNC 70.3 0.6 64.2 0.8
North Carolina 67.7 3.6 58.3 4.9 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Ohio 75.1 0.9 64.8 1.3 74.6 1.0 65.2 1.4
Oklahoma 69.1 2.8 60.1 3.9 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Oregon DNC DNC DNC DNC 67.7 1.5 62.8 1.9
Pennsylvania 75.6 1.2 64.2 1.8 74.7 0.9 63.9 1.2
Utah DNC DNC DNC DNC 76.4 1.3 61.7 2.2
Virginia 73.2 2.4 63.5 3.4 DNC DNC DNC DNC
Washington DNC DNC DNC DNC 72.5 0.6 63.8 0.8

DNC - Data not collected.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.

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